Road collisions as a cause of traumatic spinal cord injury in ireland, 2001-2010.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559313
Title:
Road collisions as a cause of traumatic spinal cord injury in ireland, 2001-2010.
Authors:
Smith, Eimear; Brosnan, Michael; Comiskey, Catherine; Synnott, Keith
Citation:
Road collisions as a cause of traumatic spinal cord injury in ireland, 2001-2010. 2014, 20 (2):158-65 Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil
Publisher:
Thomas Land Publishers, Inc.
Journal:
Topics in spinal cord injury rehabilitation
Issue Date:
2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559313
DOI:
10.1310/sci2002-147
PubMed ID:
25477738
Abstract:
Road collisions remain the leading cause of traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) in the world. Half of all TSCIs in Ireland in 2000 were caused by road collisions. Since then, there has been a downward trend in road fatalities coincident with implemented road safety strategies.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
ACCIDENT; ROAD SAFETY; SPINAL CORD DISEASE AND DISORDER; INJURY
ISSN:
1082-0744

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Eimearen
dc.contributor.authorBrosnan, Michaelen
dc.contributor.authorComiskey, Catherineen
dc.contributor.authorSynnott, Keithen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-09T11:57:48Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-09T11:57:48Zen
dc.date.issued2014en
dc.identifier.citationRoad collisions as a cause of traumatic spinal cord injury in ireland, 2001-2010. 2014, 20 (2):158-65 Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabilen
dc.identifier.issn1082-0744en
dc.identifier.pmid25477738en
dc.identifier.doi10.1310/sci2002-147en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559313en
dc.description.abstractRoad collisions remain the leading cause of traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) in the world. Half of all TSCIs in Ireland in 2000 were caused by road collisions. Since then, there has been a downward trend in road fatalities coincident with implemented road safety strategies.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherThomas Land Publishers, Inc.en
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Topics in spinal cord injury rehabilitationen
dc.subjectACCIDENTen
dc.subjectROAD SAFETYen
dc.subjectSPINAL CORD DISEASE AND DISORDERen
dc.subjectINJURYen
dc.titleRoad collisions as a cause of traumatic spinal cord injury in ireland, 2001-2010.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalTopics in spinal cord injury rehabilitationen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen

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